Nigel Poulton

, Gawsworth, Cheshire United Kingdom

Living it large in the world of enterprise IT. Technical training videos at, and co-host of the In Tech We Trust Podcast.



Orchestration (specifically Swarm Mode)
Docker for AWS
Docker for Azure
Docker Enterprise Edition

Programming Languages


Operating Systems


Available For

Speaking Opportunities
Guest Blogging

Blog Posts by Nigel Poulton

Docker Certified Associate Study Materials –

Posted on: 02/07/2018

Earlier this week I published the world’s first comprehensive study guide for the Docker Certified Associate exam! Last year Docker, Inc. released its first professional certification called the Docker Certified Associate (DCA). It’s aimed at people wanting to prove their proficiency with Docker....

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The Cloudcast #320 - Docker adds Kubernetes, now what...

Posted on: 11/09/2017

Description: Aaron and Brian talk with Nigel Poulton (@nigelpoulton, Author and International Man of Tech Knowledge) about the evolution of the container ecosystem, the maturity of container technology, Docker's announcement of Kubernetes support and what's next, and how IT professionals are learning about containerizing applications....

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Getting Started with Docker and Kubernetes

Posted on: 11/02/2017

Docker and Kubernetes are two of the hottest technologies on the planet. Fortunately, skilling yourself up has never been easier! I remember learning Windows NT 4 and Windows 2000. It was hard. I had to beg my employer for a home lab – two noisy PC’s, and one of those monitors that gave me a back injury every time I lifted it. It was also before the the days of VMware, so it was a painful multi-hour slog every time I rebuilt the lab – and I rebuilt it a lot!...

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